Anyone familiar with how a pearl is created, knows each pearl is unique and rare, created individually over time. An oyster builds, layer by layer, around a simple piece of “grit,” a beautiful and valued gem. Each of us as … Continue reading
Posted in Business, business planning, business start up, courage in business, Goals, maximize business success, self-awareness, Start up, University of Scranton SBDC, woman owned business
Tagged #WED, empowerment, entrepreneurs, Small Business, success, Women, Women Business, Women's Entrepreneurship Day
The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center is proud to announce that on October 7th, 2016, KAE Imagery opened its doors in Downtown Scranton. The studio is owned and operated by professional photographers, Emily Taylor, Alex Seeley, and Kyle … Continue reading
Did you know we offer the ServSafe® Food Safety Certification Class and Exam? We provide not only essential information needed to provide safe food, but also critical information to help your food business succeed! For more information, go to the … Continue reading
[Pocono Lake, PA]– The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center was proud to be on hand as Hanna’s Farm Market welcomed the community at its Grand Opening and Ribbon-Cutting ceremony held on April 16th, 2016. State Senator Mario Scavello, State Representative … Continue reading
Posted in agribusiness, business start up, farming, Food Businesses, New Business, SBDC, Start up
Tagged Business Start-up, farmer's market, Food Business, Poconos, SBDC, Small Business, woman business
If you’re not promoting the sale of gift cards/certificates this holiday, you’re making a big mistake! Cardhub.com projects that gift card sales will reach $131 billion this year continuing a solid streak of increases since 2010. For small businesses that continue to struggle … Continue reading
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Tagged Christmas, gift cards, Keith Yurgosky, retail, SBDC, Small Business
The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is proud to announce the opening of another new local business, Unisex Beauty Supply & Salon, Milford, PA. The SBDC was able to assist owners Susan Brown and Gina Bonanno start this … Continue reading
Seasonal businesses are a lot more difficult to manage than the other businesses. For some retailers, holiday season sales represent more than two quarter of yearly totals. However, those who operate seasonal businesses the sales depend solely on the season. … Continue reading
Join The University of Scranton SBDC for The First Step: Starting Your Small Business Seminar on June 18, 2015 from Noon to 2:00 p.m. with the Montrose Area Chamber of Commerce in Montrose, PA.
Join The University of Scranton SBDC for The First Step: Starting Your Small Business Seminar on June 17, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to Noon at the Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce in Tunkhannock, PA.